Video production at Tripod Farmers Group kicked off this week in the early hours in the Sunraysia region. The crisp winter mornings were perfect for capturing the fields in North Victoria at their best. Stay tuned for further developments!
Latest News & Media
Video Production at Tripod Farmers Sunraysia
Salad leaves with olive oil may protect from high blood pressure
A new study on the health benefits of salad leaves has found that the combination of olive oil and leafy greens may protect us from high blood pressure.
The full article on Australian Food News is available here.
Wash n’ Toss Watercress on MKR
We are proud to announce that Tripod Farmers Wash n’ Toss Watercress featured on My Kitchen Rules on March 24th during the food truck challenge. The white team served up Grilled Moreton Bay Bugs with Citrus Salad featuring Watercress leaves while the black team made Salt Cured Spanish Mackerel with Watercress Salad and Wasabi Mayonnaise.
Pick up a packet of Wash n’ Toss Watercress today and see if you can create a winning dish.
Recently Tripod Farmers featured in American publication Fresh Cut.
The piece looks at the growth of Tripod over the years and how we have managed to remain at the forefront of the salad industry.
The full article is available here:
Tripod Farmers in the Media!
In the article Frankie speaks about his time in New Zealand at the Produce Marketing Associations emerging leaders program and his hopes for the future of Tripod Farmers.
The full article is available here: http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/article/2013/10/30/587521_print_friendly_article.html
National Family Business Day
This month on the 19th of September Tripod Farmers Group celebrated National Family Business day. With a farming business now in its fourth generation, Tripod is proud to be a part of the Family Business Sector, which currently employs 50% of the Australian workforce. For more information on the Family Business Sector please visit www.fambiz.org.au
Tripod Farmers guarantees our products are free from genetic modification.
Tripod add Imperial Mandarins to the range
Tripod Farmers featured on Masterchef – The Professionals
Last nights episode of Masterchef featured Tripod Farmers and Sales Director, Joe Ruffo. Some of the remaining contestants visited Tripod’s rocket fields to harvest fresh rocket for their competition dish. Catch the episode by following this link.
Tripod features as part of Masterchef’s ‘Best of Australian Produce’ segment
The Masterchef team also did a feature with Joe as part of their ‘Best of Australian Produce’ segment on our soft peppery rocket, which can be seen here.
Tripod in Sunraysia
Farmers in the making at Maffra Show
Burke’s Backyard features Wasabi Salad
AUSVEG grower of the year – Frank Ruffo
Tripod tells “The Journey of Salads” on Food to Eat
PMA Fresh Connections 2012
The Good Food and Wine Show 2012
Tripod’s latest varieties
Love My Salad – Runners up at Innovation Award
Social salad network, Love my Salad came runner up in the Fruit Logistica Innovation Award 2012. Tripod Farmers are regular contributors to this online forum for salad enthusiasts. To read more click here.
The Minister for Water visits Tripod Farmers
Minister for Water, the Hon Peter Walsh MP, toured the Tripod Farmers facilities on 24/01/12 . Discussing the issues facing local farmers in the community, Mr Walsh addressed the focus of water supply with regards to the affect of the latest weather on Farmers.
Great reasons to eat Radicchio
Click here to view US Top ten health reasons to eat Radicchio
Tripod wins CHAF award
Tripod Farmers were recently awarded the CHAF Rural Finance Innovations in Agribusiness Award 2011.
The award goes to the farmer, forester, processor or marketer within the CHAF region who is able to demonstrate how their business can add value to the agribusiness sector by applying new or innovative practices.
Tripod Farmers features on “Food To Eat” program
Food To Eat is a culinary concept show following ingredients from inception to kitchen. Tripod Farmers’ produce recently featured on an episode:
Wasabi Salad – as seen on MasterChef Australia
We are proud to announce that our Wasabi Salad product featured on MasterChef Australia on the 20th of July, in the Mystery Box Challenge.
To try this taste sensation, click here to find the Wasabi Salad stockist nearest to you.
See Tripod at Taste of Melbourne 15-18 Sept 2011
Melbourne Good Food and Wine Show – see you there.
Look out for Tripod Farmers at the 2011 Melbourne Good Food & Wine Show from 3 -5 June. Stand F17.
What’s the latest hot thing in the Melbourne fine dining scene? Wasabi Salad
Melbourne’s leading fine dining restaurants love Tripod Farmers new Wasabi Salad. Stay tuned for more news about this exciting product as seed production of this variety grows in the coming months.
Awards for excellence – AUSVEG awards
Tripod Farmers is a finalist for the 2010 AUSVEG awards for excellence in 2 categories.
Head of State meets head of lettuce
Professor David De Kretser AC, Governor of Victoria attends a site tour of Tripod Farmers